Date Developed: 2011. Source: South Central Public Health Partnership. Presenter(s): Louis Rowitz, PhD. Type: Narrated Slide Presentation Podcast. Level: Introductory Intermediate. Length: 120 minutes.
The purpose of this course is to distinguish the difference between a mentor and a coach, how to develop strategies for picking a mentor or coach, and how to shape and structure these relationships. The different benefits of these relationships are also touched upon. The presenter discusses the importance of and how to develop a learning contract to help in this process. Exercises are included to help understand how to use a learning contract and how to choose a mentor or coach.
• Distinguish between mentoring and coaching.
• Develop strategies for picking a coach or mentor.
• Learn to develop a learning contract.
• Identify the steps in structuring a coaching relationship.
• List the benefits of coaching and mentoring relationships.
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